Soy Growers, Bayer CropScience Discuss Ongoing Research, Education on Pollinator Health

May 21, 2015



(Top Left) Bayer Director of Stakeholder Relations and Stewardship Alan Ayers (left) speaks to the group about Bayer's ongoing research and educational efforts surrounding pollinators and their health concerns. Standing next to Ayers from left to right is ASA President Wade Cowan (TX), ASA Industry Relations Manager Michelle Hummel, ASA First Vice President Richard Wilkins (DE), ASA Chairman Ray Gaesser (IA) and Lee Hall, Bayer Industry Relations Lead.


American Soybean Association (ASA) farmer-leaders and staff had the chance to visit Bayer CropScience's Bee Care Center in North Carolina Wednesday to discuss ongoing research and education surrounding pollinators and their health concerns, along with the White House’s new pollinator health strategy.